Examples from the Web for grantor
The conclusion of a deed contains the signature of the grantor and the statement that he has signed and sealed the deed.
At one time he owned 100,000 acres and was grantor of much of the land in ancient Pittston.The Loyalists of Massachusetts|James H. Stark
As long as Charles, the grantor of the charter lived, there was nothing done to excite alarm.A short history of Rhode Island|George Washington Greene
In country districts the person purchasing real estate frequently accepted the grantor's deed without any search of the title.Commercial Law|Samuel Williston, Richard D. Currier, and Richard W. Hill
It was the duty of the grantor to have expressed himself in plain and intelligible terms.
British Dictionary definitions for grantor
Word Origin and History for grantor
1620s, from Anglo-French grantor, agent noun from granter (see grant). Native form granter (n.) is attested from c.1400.